abrown532
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Croatia Airlines A320 Transatlantic From Shannon

Sat Jan 28, 2012 1:42 pm

http://www.flightradar24.com/CTN1234

Would this be a delivery flight, if so, does anybody have any more information?
 
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RE: Croatia Airlines A320 Transatlantic From Shannon

Sat Jan 28, 2012 2:04 pm

It has since turned back to Ireland: www.flightradar24.com/2012-01-28/14:00/CTN1234
I guess we'll have to take another look at it in a while to see what that might be about.  
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RE: Croatia Airlines A320 Transatlantic From Shannon

Sat Jan 28, 2012 2:23 pm

If I am not mistaken one of their A320s was flying in Cuba, or somewhere in the Carribean.
 
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RE: Croatia Airlines A320 Transatlantic From Shannon

Sat Jan 28, 2012 2:47 pm

http://www.flightradar24.com/CTN1234

It is circling off the west coast of Ireland, crew training? Rather strange
 
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RE: Croatia Airlines A320 Transatlantic From Shannon

Sat Jan 28, 2012 3:13 pm

It might be in maintenance at SNN? There is quite some maintenance work done on several aircrafts usually. In that case, this can be a regular test-flight?
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RE: Croatia Airlines A320 Transatlantic From Shannon

Sat Jan 28, 2012 3:29 pm

Quoting abrown532 (Reply 3):
It is circling off the west coast of Ireland, crew training? Rather strange

Must be that or a test-flight after maintenance? How long does an A320 need to circle and burn off fuel before they land if they departed with full tanks? It looks like the flight originated from SNN.

It's about to land, just made the base turn and is descending through 2000ft.

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RE: Croatia Airlines A320 Transatlantic From Shannon

Sat Jan 28, 2012 3:49 pm

It's a test flight. was in for painting and maintainence. 9A-CTK
 
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RE: Croatia Airlines A320 Transatlantic From Shannon

Sat Jan 28, 2012 6:47 pm

Quoting ju068 (Reply 2):
If I am not mistaken one of their A320s was flying in Cuba, or somewhere in the Carribean.

It's Cuba, but that deal never materialized.